Sunday, September 2, 2012

Saint Francis- Lover of Creation



Meister Eckhart said of Creation "Every creature is a word of God."  Reading Francis and reading Eckhart is a very harmonious  experience. Their spirituality is creation-centered that is so biblical.
 G.K.Chesterton says of Francis
Francis never forgot to take pleasure in a bird as it flashed past him or a drop of water as it fell from his finger.- Francis could not see why he should not be on good terms with all things.

Posted by Sister Florence Vales  OSC

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